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Mill Bank Cottage, Overbury

Description: Mill Bank Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 148565

OS Grid Reference: SO9605937856
OS Grid Coordinates: 396059, 237856
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0391, -2.0589

Location: 31 Pigeon Lane, Overbury, Worcestershire GL20 7PE

Locality: Overbury
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL20 7PE

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Listing Text

SO 9637 - 9737
10/112 Mill Bank Cottage

House. 1914 by Ernest Newton for Richard Biddulph Martin. Coursed limestone
rubble with ashlar dressings and stone tiled roof laid in diminishing courses
with overhanging bracketted eaves and two ashlar stacks situated adjacent
to roof ridge. Single storey and attic. Three bays, the north and central bay
having a shallow gabled projection to their main west elevation. Windows are
all leaded casements. Main west elevation: gabled part to northern and central
bay has a 3-light ground floor window with a cambered head and flanked by single-
light windows; there is a similar 3-light attic window. Main entrance in angle
with main part has a moulded stone canopy on stone brackets and a ledged and
battened door. Southernmost bay has a ground floor single-light window and a
gabled half-dormer with weatherboarding in the gable and a 2-light window. At
the south end is a canted bay window with a hipped stone-tiled roof and a 3-light
attic window with a cambered head. To the upper left side of the bay window is
written "Mill Bank/ 1914". There is another entrance with a gabled porch on the
north side elevation. The house is also known as Cogbill's Cottage. It is
situated on the opposite side of the road to No 52, 53 and 54 (Dormay Cottages)
(qv). (Newton, W G: The Life and Work of Ernest Newton, London, 1925).

Listing NGR: SO9605937856

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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